Alyssa L. Romero was born and raised in the Rio Grande Valley, specifically in Brownsville, Texas where she graduated from Hanna High School in 2007. She then went on to attend the University of Texas at Austin earning a Bachelor of Arts in Government in 2010.
Alyssa quickly began law school in the fall of 2010 at Thurgood Marshall School of Law. During law school, Alyssa received a CALI Award for earning the highest grade in her class for Wills, Trusts, and Estates and was on the Dean's list several semesters and studied abroad in Madrid, Spain with William and Mary School of Law.
During her third year of law school, Alyssa began clerking at Farah Law where she was able to gain a lot of experience. Alyssa graduated Cum Laude in 2013. After receiving her Juris Doctorate and passing the Texas Bar Exam in 2013, Alyssa was hired by Farah Law to work in the McAllen office. Alyssa primarily practices personal injury cases, real estate transactions, school law and manages both the McAllen and Brownsville offices. She was also recognized as a Rising Star by the American Institute of Legal Advocates for her high ethical standards and professionalism.
Professional Associations and Memberships:
- Texas Young Lawyers Association
- American Bar Association
- Hidalgo Bar Association
- Treasurer, Hidalgo County Young Lawyers Association
- Texas Trial Lawyers Association- Women’s Membership Caucus
Areas of Practice
- Texas State Bar 2013
- United States District Court- Southern District of Texas